10 Point Yearly Safety Checklist

September 16, 2010

When my skills at organization begin to breakdown, I know its time to create a checklist. I find checklists offer a simple so...

Respirator Change Schedule

September 2, 2010

A change schedule is the part of the written respirator program which says how often cartridges should be replaced and what i...

Contact Lenses in the Lab

August 18, 2010

Some laboratories permit the use of contact lenses as long as the appropriate protective eyewear is still being worn. There a...

Corrosive Gas Safety Tips

July 29, 2010

Gases that corrode the material or tissue they come in contact with are classified as corrosive. They can also be reactive an...
Preventing Chemical Spills

Preventing Chemical Spills

July 15, 2010

In 2008, three drops of spilled acid was all it took to send two graduate students to the hospital. Although they went to the...